Research Publications for Holly A Thorpe

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  • Olive, R., Thorpe, H., Roy, G., Nemani, M., lisahunter., Wheaton, B., & Humberstone, B. (2016). Surfing together: Exploring the potential of a collaborative ethnographic moment. In H. Thorpe, & R. Olive (Eds.), Women in Action Sport Cultures Identity, Politics, and Experience (pp. 45-68). Palgrave Macmillan.

  • Wheaton, B., & Thorpe, H. (2016). Olympics seeks Generation Y: The politics of action sport in the contemporary Olympic Movement. In North American Society of the Sociology of Sport NASSS. Conference held at Tampa Bay, Forida, USA.

  • Toffoletti, K., & Thorpe, H. (2016). Exploring social media engagement by female athletes in a postfeminist age. In 37th North American Society of the Sociology of Sport Conference. Conference held at Tampa Bay, Florida, USA.

  • Thorpe, H., & Chawansky, M. (2016). The ‘girl effect’ in action sports for development: The case of the female practitioners of Skateistan. In H. Thorpe, & R. Olive (Eds.), Women in Action Sport Cultures Identity, Politics and Experience (pp. 133-152). Palgrave Macmillan. Retrieved from http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1057/978-1-137-45797-4_7

  • Thorpe, H., & Wheaton, B. (2016). Surfing an Olympic sport? Cultural politics towards Tokyo 2020. In Surfing Social Hui. Conference held at Solscape, Whaingaroa Raglan, Aotearoa New Zealand.

  • Thorpe, H., & Wheaton, B. (2016). Surfing an Olympic sport? Cultural politics towards Tokyo 2020. In Surfing Social Conference (Hui). Conference held at Solscape, Raglan, New Zealand.

  • Thorpe, H. A., & Olive, R. (2016). Conducting observations in sport and exercise settings. In B. Smith, & A. Sparkes (Eds.), Routledge Handbook of Qualitative Research in Sport and Exercise (pp. 124-138). Routledge.

  • Thorpe, H. A. (2015). Death, mourning, and cultural memory on the internet. The virtual memorialization of fallen sports heroes. In G. Osmond, & M. G. Phillips (Eds.), Sport History in the Digital Era (pp. 180-200). Illinois, USA: University of Illinois Press.

  • Thorpe, H. (2015). Athletic women’s experiences of amenorrhea: Biomedical technologies, somatic ethics and embodied subjectivities. Sociology of Sport Journal. doi:10.1123/ssj.2015-0030

  • Thorpe, H. (2015). Youth politics, agency and action sports in disrupted and conflicted spaces. In North American Society for the Sociology of Sport 36th Annual Conference Sports at /on the Borderlands: Translations, Transitions, and Transgressions. Conference held at the Eldorado Hotel, Sante Fe, New Mexico.

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